A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) strikes south of the Kermadec Islands (0 miles) on Friday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 61.16 km (38 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 15:30:02 / 3:30 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 11/12/20 / 2020-12-11 15:30:02 / December 11, 2020 @ 3:30 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 61.16 km, -179.0994° West, -32.9872° South. Id of earthquake: us7000cqa8. Event ids that are associated: us7000cqa8.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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